Baseball Player Salaries

Stephen Strasburg | Washington Nationals

Stephen Strasburg's salary in 2013 is $3,900,000. He has appeared in 30 games for the Washington Nationals so far this season. His agent is Scott Boras.

2013 Performance

Percent of team's payroll Percent of team's on-field performance
3.26 % 10.00 %
Stephen Strasburg is a total stud

Key Stats

2013 Cost Per
Games 30 $130,000
Innings Pitched 183.0 $21,311
Wins 8 $487,500
Strikeouts 191 $20,418

Yearly Salary

Season Salary
2010 $2,000,000
2011 $2,500,000
2012 $3,000,000
2013 $3,900,000
2014 $3,980,000
2015 Arbitration
2016 Arbitration
2017 Free Agent

Compared to Others

Rank Player Similar Rank in Football Similar Salary in Football
255th Casey Janssen
$3,900,000
245th Stewart Bradley
$4,000,000
262nd Michael Jenkins
$3,916,666
255th Stephen Strasburg
$3,900,000
245th Red Bryant
$4,000,000
263rd James Anderson
$3,900,000
257th Ian Desmond
$3,800,000
257th Brian Robison
$3,992,667
264th Uche Nwaneri
$3,894,500

Federal Income Taxes (in current dollars using that years rates)

Under Administration Taxes
President Obama (D), 2012 $1,402,599
President Clinton (D), 1999 $1,580,732
President Reagan (R), 1981 $2,709,552
President Johnson (D), 1965 $2,718,144
President Eisenhower (R), 1956 $3,613,448

Unemployment

How long it will take the average person on unemployment to make Stephen Strasburg's 2013 salary
13,310 weeks (255 years)

In Time...

In Stephen Strasburg Will Make
one month $325,000
one week $75,000
one day $10,684
one hour $445
one minute $7.42
one second $0.12
since you loaded this page $0.12

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Inflation

Year Inflation Adjusted Value Actual Average MLB Salary Actual Average Household Income Median Home Price
2013 $3,900,000 $3,305,393 $49,777 $213,000
2000 $2,850,312 $1,895,630 $47,053 $174,700
1990 $2,135,617 $597,537 $28,040 $118,900
1980 $1,298,983 $143,756 $16,305 $66,700
1970 $638,483 $39,327 $5,640 $23,500
1950 $399,687 $12,340 $2,770 $14,500
1930 $291,297 $7,000 $1,140 $7,145
1920 $320,088 $5,000 $1,250 $3,100

Other Jobs

Stephen Strasburg will make the average yearly salary of In Hours In Days In Games In Innings Pitched
A High School Teacher 97 hours 4.06 days 0.33 games 2.04 innings pitched
A Police Officer 106 hours 4.45 days 0.37 games 2.23 innings pitched
A Doctor, Family Physician 314 hours 13.12 days 1.08 games 6.58 innings pitched
A U.S. Congressman 391 hours 16.29 days 1.34 games 8.16 innings pitched
President Obama 898 hours 37.44 days 3.08 games 18.77 innings pitched
A Citigroup CEO (Vikram Pandit, 2008) 85,926 hours 3,578 days 294 games 1,794 innings pitched
Bill Gates (Net Worth) 137,078,651 hours 5,709,472 days 469,230 games 2,862,371 innings pitched